Dr. Serle’s Clinical Experience:

  • Private practice for 27 years
  • East Orange General Hospital, NJ - Emergency Room for 5 years

Dr. Serle’s Education:

  • Bachelor of Science - Biology - Bloomfield College
  • Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist - IACN
  • Board Certified in Electro-diagnosis - IACN
  • Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine - Life University
  • Certified in Acupuncture
  • Certified Functional Medicine Physician - Institute of Functional Medicine

Dr. Serle’s Postgraduate Education:

  • Harvard Medical School: (Lifestyle Medicine) - Dr. Dean Ornish, MD, Dr. Benson, MD, Dr. Greger, MD, Dr. Prochaska, PHD.

    Description: Implementing Lifestyle Medicine to prevent and treat: Type 2 Diabetes, High Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure, Depression, Anxiety, Osteoporosis, Dementia, and Cancer
  • Harvard Medical School:  Advances in Rheumatology: Dr. John H. Stone, MD, Dr. Kevin Winthrop, MD, Dr. John Stone, MD, Dr. Joseph Merola

    DescriptionLatest advances and current treatment for Ankylosing Spondylitis, Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Lyme Disease, Sjogren’s, Vasculitis, Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Harvard Medical School: Neuropsychiatry of Specific Disorders: Dr. Nancy Donovan, MD, Dr. Brad Dickerson, MD, Dr. Jane Epstein, MD, Dr. Tom McAllister, MD

    Description: Neuropsychiatry of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s, Frontotemporal, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, Addiction, Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism, Tourette’s

  • Harvard Medical School: Psychopharmacology: Dr. Ariadna Forray, MD, Dr. Barbara Coffey, MD, Dr. John Winkelman, MD, Dr. Ross Baldessarini, MD

    Description: Latest advances and current treatment (Drugs and Alternative Medicine) for Depression, Bipolar, Adult ADD, Insomnia, OCD, Child ADD/ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Tourette’s 

  • Institute of Functional Medicine: (Preventing, Managing, and Reversing Cardiovascular and Metabolic Dysfunction) - Dr. Mark Houston, MD, Dr. Mark Hyman, Dr. Shilpa Saxena, MD, Dr. Mimi Guarneri, MD, Dr. Jeffrey Bland, PhD 

       Description: Coronary heart disease risk factors, Noninvasive Cardiovascular Testing, Metabolic Cardiovascular, Effective Intervention treatment for       Hypertension, Integrative Mind-Body Cardiology, Interrupting Dyslipidemia-induced Vascular Dysfunction, Cardiometabolic Syndrome Pathophysiology, Managing Cardiovascular disease, Metabolic Dysfunctions and Obesity, Impact of Toxic Environment and Unhealthy Lifestyle Factors on Cardiometabolic Disease, Cardiovascular Case Studies, Transforming Stress

  • Institute of Functional Medicine: (Re-establishing Balance in the Hypothalamic, Pituitary, Adrenal, Thyroid, and Gonadal Axis) - Dr. Evan, MD, Dr. Hays, MD, Dr. McCraty, PhD, Dr. Meletis, ND
    Description:  Hormonal Replacement Therapy in Men and Women, Assessing and Treating Adrenal, Thyroid, and Male/Women Hormone Dysfunction, Stress, Chronic Illness
  • Institute of Functional Medicine: (Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice) - Dr. Class, MD, Dr. Cline, MD, Dr. Hyman, MD, Dr. Roundtree, MD, Dr. Stone, MD, Dr. Jones, MD, Dr. Lukaczer, ND, Dr. O’Byran, DC, Dr. Perimutter, MD

    Description:  Gastrointestinal Tract and the central role of Barrier Integrity, Impaired Intestinal Permeability and other Gut Dysfunction, Immune Dysfunction and Inflammation, Nutritional Evaluation, Food Allergies and Intolerance, Genetics and environmental determinants, Toxic Load and Biotransformation, Hormonal Dysfunction, Adrenal and Thyroid Dysfunction, Diagnosis and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease, Sex Hormones, Signal, and the Menopausal Transition, Managing Perimenopause and Menopause, Metabolic Syndrome NeuroDegeneration, Clinical Practice, Biochemistry
  • Institute of Functional Medicine: (Restore Gastrointestinal Equilibrium) - Dr. Sult, MD, Dr. Hanaway, MD. Dr. Lipski, PhD, Dr. Mullin, MD
    Description:  Assessing and Treating Gut Dysfunction, Digestion Insufficiencies, Allergies, Prebiotics, Probiotics, Autoimmune Disease, Oxidative Stress, GERD, Irritable Bowel Disease, SIBO
  • American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine: (Brain Awakening) - Dr. Daniel Amen, MD, Dr. Jay Lombard, DO, Dr. William Clearfield, MD, Dr. Mark Rosenburg, MD, Raun Kaufman
    Description:  Improving Brain Function, Reversing Memory Loss, Traumatic Brain Injuries, Therapies to Improve Brain Healing, Natural Therapies for ADD/ADHD, Breakthrough Therapies for Autism
  • Harvard Medical School: (Electromyography and Neuromuscular Medicine) - Dr. Prescott, MD, Dr. Greenberg, MD, Dr. Amato. MD, Dr. Gorson, MD
    Description:  Neurology related with emphasis on diagnostic aspects of peripheral nerve, muscle, anterior horn, and neuromuscular junction disorders, EMG testing, and cases relating to Diabetic Neuropathies and Acquired Demyelinated
  • Seeking Health Educational Institute: (Methylation and Genomics) - Dr. Ben Lynch
    Description:  Interpreting Genetic Test Results, How to turn off Genetic Polymorphism with diet, lifestyle, environmental changes, methylation, and supplements, How to restore Folate, Methionine, B12, SAMe, Mitochondrial function, and Transulfuration Cycle, research on MTHFR and over 200 genetic markers
  • Northwestern Health Science University: (Nutrition) - Dr. Seaman, DABCN
    Description:  Chemistry of chronic disease, ATP syntheses, free radical activity, inflammation mechanism, how diet and supplementation can modulate the activity of Eicosanoids, Cytokines, NF-kB, Homocysteine, LDL/HDL cholesterol, and C-reactive protein. Gluten sensitivity, Vitamin D research, dietary imbalance that lead to chronic disease: EFA, Glycemic index/load, Mineral imbalances, dietary PH, sodium/potassium imbalance, fiber deficiency. Examine and manage Pre-diabetic/Metabolic X syndrome. Multivitamins, borage oil, probiotics, fiber, CQ10, Lipoic acid, Acetyl-L-Carnitine, Phtyonutrients. Weight loss strategies. Dietary imbalances relating to Osteoarthritis, Depression, Macular Degeneration, Parkinson’s disease, Endometriosis, Menopause, Cancer, Alzheimer’s, Heart disease, Osteoporosis and Prostate disease
  • Mood Disorders and Insomnia in Lyme Disease: Bradley Bush, ND

    Description: Understand T cell-based Lyme disease testing and how to incorporate it with other testing, how chronic inflammation affects mood and sleep in Lyme disease, identify inflammatory and oxidative stress patterns in urinary neurotransmitters, and Expand treatment options to improve quality of life for patients with Lyme disease and mood disorders.

  • The Role of Multiple Systemic Infectious Disease Syndrome and Biofilms in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Lyme Disease and Co-infections like Bartonella Integrative Approaches to Lyme Disease and Chronic Infections: Dr. Richard Horowitz, MD

       Description: Diagnosis and testing of Lyme and Co-Infections

  • Mold and BiotoxinDr. Jill C. Carnahan, MD, ABFM, ABIHM, IFMCP

     Description:  Review the definition and diagnosis criteria for Mold and Chronic inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS), Review the effects of mold exposure on the gut, discuss interventions and clinical treatment strategies, and discuss clinical case studies. 

  • Mold and CIRS: Dr. Richard Shoemaker

DescriptionMold and Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) concepts underlying inflammatory responses (proteomics), brain structural data, and transcriptomics to improve patient care; know that the proteomics/diagnostics used for years are now joined by a new generation of FDA-approved tests, CNS volumetrics (NeuroQuant) lets us see the effects of inflammation and hypometabolism on the brain, genomics/transcriptomics now tells us what we already knew: inflammation is ruled by differential DNA transcription and metabolic gene expression, molecular hypometabolism supplies the missing link in chronic fatiguing illnesses.

  • Dietary Approaches to Treating Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmune Conditions: Dr. Terry Wahls, MD

       Description: Comprehensive case studies of Multiple Sclerosis, Wahl protocol vs Standard Care 

  •  Apex Energetics: (Neurotransmitters and Brain) Dr. Kharrazian, DACN, MS, M. Neuro.Science, Dr. Shane, DACN 

 Description: Adrenal-brain immune Connection, Thyroid-Brain-Immune Connection, Hormone-Brain Connection, Neurodegeneration, Neurotransmitter Testing, Serotonin, GABA, Acetylcholine, Dopamine, NeuroScience Review and Concepts

  • Apex Energetics: (Mastering the Thyroid) Dr. Kharrazian 

       Description:  Thyroid Physiology and Biochemistry, Thyroid-Brain-Endocrine Crosstalk and Interaction, Thyroid Examination, Thyroid Diagnostics,             Medication Impacting Physiology, Thyroid Disorders, Autoimmune Connection, Thyroid Nutritional Support, Case Studies

  • Apex Energetics: (Functional Blood Chemistry Analysis) Dr. Kharrazian, Dr. Walsh, ND
    Description:  Analyzing Biomarkers: Glucose, Cholesterol, Triglyceride, LDL, HDL, Cholesterol/LDL ratio, Iron, TIBC, Hemoglobin, RBC, MCV, MCHC, RBCDW, Platelets, WBC, Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophil, Basophils, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone, Thyroxine, T3 uptake, T4 Index, SGOT/AST, SPG/ALT, GGTP, Lactic Acid, Alkaline Phosp., Bilirubin, Protein, A/G ratio, Sodium, Potassium, CO2, BUN, Creatinine, Calcium. Magnesium, Uric Acid, Phosphorus, Anion Gap, Tumor Markers, Isoenzyme Testing, Special Test, Diagnostic Patterns
  • Apex Energetics: (Toxins and Detoxification Methods)
    Description:  Types of Detox Programs, Types of Environmental Toxins, Biotransformation Phase 1 and 2, Diet and Supplements
  • Additional Functional Medicine Training:
    Biology and Physiology of Inflammation, Inflammation of EFA, EFA Testing, Cardiovascular Disease, Autoimmune Disease, Oxidative Stress, Physiology of Insulin, Primary and Advanced Testing of Blood glucose, Managing and Treating Diabetes, Physiology of Male and Female Hormones, Testing Hormones, Diagnosis and Treatment of Thyroid Dysfunction, Disorders of Gastrointestinal Tract, Stool Analysis, Intestinal Permeability, Organic Acid Testing, Immunology and Allergies, IGA Testing, Viral Screening, Elimination Diet, Physical Examination of Abdomen, Respiratory, Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular System, Blood Chemistry and CBC Analysis, Estrogen Metabolic Testing, RBC Mineral Testing,, Toxic Metal Interpretation, Detoxification, Associated Pathology of Neck, Head and Skin, Toxic Stress, Clinical Application, Biochemistry, Management and Treatment of Insulin Resistance, Interpretation of Adrenal Stress Index Test, Biochemical Effects of Iodine
  • American Board of Independent Medical Examiners: Dr. Ranavaya, MD  
    Description:  AMA Guides to Evaluation of Permanent Impairment
  • Northwestern Health Sciences University: (Neurology) 3 years of studying neurology to become a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist (same educational training as a medical neurologist except less emphasis on prescribing drugs; only a few hundred chiropractors in the world are Board Certified)

Description: Multiple Sclerosis, Degenerative Disease, CNS Disease, Brain Trauma, Congenital Disorders, Physiology of the Brain, Types of Headaches, Physical Diagnosis, PNS Disorders, Toxic and Metabolic Disease, Spinal Cord Injuries, Pediatric Neurology, Geriatric Neurology, EMG/NVC Testing, Neuro-radiology (CT-Scan, Functional MRI, SPECT, MRA, Doppler, Angiography, PET Scan, Bone Scan), Neurophysiology, Autonomic Neurology, Cranial Nerves, Motor, Reflex, and Sensory Exam, Infectious Diseases, Brain and Spinal Neoplasms

  • New York Chiropractic University: (Electrodiagnostics) Dr. Dishman, MS, DIBCN, DIBE
    Description:  Principles and Practices of Electrodiagnosis, Neuropathy and Radiculopathy of the Upper Extremity, Motor and Sensory Nerve Conduction Studies of the Lower Extremity, Needle Electromyography, Evoked Potentials, Case Reviews and Interpretation


Dr. Serle is a member of:

  • New York Academy of Science
  • Institute of Functional Medicine
  • Functional Medicine University
  • American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • American Society of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Technologists
  • American Board of Integrated Medicine
  • International Board of Electrodiagnosis
  • International Board of Chiropractic Neurologists